Thursday 16

HEALTH SCREENINGS, lung capacity, 8-10 a.m.; blood pressure, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Arundel Mills, North Arundel Hospital storefront, between the Saks Off 5th store and Jillian's, 7000 Arundel Mills Cir., Hanover. Free. 410-787-4367 or www.northarundel.org.

CHILD CAR SEAT INSPECTIONS, by Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Brooklyn Park Health Center, 300 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. Free; registration required. 410-222-6620 or www.aahealth.org.

SENIORS COUNTRY MUSIC, by Trudy Marie, 12:30 p.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6680.

BETTER BREATHING CLUB, for people with chronic breathing problems, 1-2 p.m., Anne Arundel Medical Center, Sajak Pavilion, Room 250, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 443-481-1925 or www.aahs.org.

"SUN SAFETY" STORY TIME, for children 3-7 and their caregivers, about how Alex the Alligator protects his skin as he travels to countries with different climates, 1:30 p.m., Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library, 269 Hillsmere Dr., Annapolis. Free. 410-222-1770.

LAUREL STORY TIME, for ages 2-6, stories, songs and a craft to celebrate Father's Day, 7 p.m., Maryland City at Russett library, 3501 Russett Common, Laurel. Free. 301-725-2390.

HARWOOD QUILTING CLASS, for adults, how to design quilts, with instructor Jean Truitt, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, eight weeks, South County Recreation Center, 4510 Owensville-Sudley Rd., Harwood. $48; registration required. 410-222-1515.

AROMATHERAPY PROGRAM, information on how to create an aromatherapy kit with seven essential oils, with instructor Jill Gann, 7-9 p.m., Anne Arundel Medical Center, Sajak Pavilion, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. $25; registration required. 443-481-4000.

Friday 17

SENIORS PATIO PARTY, play boccie and horseshoes, music by a disc jockey, with light refreshments, 12:30 p.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6680.

HARRY POTTER BOOK CLUB, for ages 7-11, 1-2:30 p.m. Friday and June 24, July 1, 8 and 22, Chesapeake Children's Museum, 25 Silopanna Rd., Annapolis. $30; members, $25. 410-990-1993 or www.theccm.org.

SENIORS DRIVING PROGRAM, Friday is the deadline to register for a two-day "55 Alive" course to improve driving and accident-prevention skills, sponsored by AARP, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 27 and 28, Annapolis Senior Center, 1027 Bay Ridge Ave., Annapolis, 410-222-1818. $10; registration required.

Saturday 18

"SUN SAFETY" STORY TIME, for children 3-7 and their caregivers, about how Alex the Alligator protects his skin as he travels to countries with different climates, 10 a.m., West County Area Library, 1325 Annapolis Rd., Odenton. Free. 410-222-6277.

TOTS NATURE PROGRAM, for ages 3-4, learn about frogs and toads through stories, songs and a hike, 10:30-11:30 a.m., 1-2 p.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, South Tract, National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop (off Powder Mill Road), Laurel. Free; registration required. 301-497-5887 or www.fws.gov/patuxent.

JUG BAY FAMILY FUN DAY, with animals, children's activities and magician Bob Vera, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, 1361 Wrighton Rd., Lothian. Free. 410-741-9330 or www.jugbay.org.

Sunday 19

FIVE-MILE RACE, or one-mile fun run, mostly flat course with gently rolling hills, sponsored by the Annapolis Striders, registration, 6:30-7:30 a.m.; race, 8 a.m.; fun run, 8:05 a.m., Severna Park High School, 60 Robinson Rd., Severna Park. Race, $5; fun run, $1. Call Dan Symancyk, 410-544-1516, or the Annapolis Striders' hotline, 410-268-1165, or visit www.annapolisstriders.org.

"HOG WILD FOR PIGS," a ranger discusses Kinder Farm Park's pigs, 1 p.m., the park's parking lot, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Rd., Millersville. Free; registration required. 410-222-6115 or www.kinderfarmpark.org.

REFUGE NATURE HIKE, for ages 11-13, with a naturalist, 1-2:30 p.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, South Tract, National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop (off Powder Mill Road), Laurel. Free; registration required. 301-497-5887 or www.fws.gov/patuxent.

PFLAG MEETING, Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, 2-4 p.m. the third Sunday of each month, Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, Fah Building, Emerson Room, 333 Dubois Rd., Annapolis. Free. 410-647-7345 or 410-349-1458.

GLEN BURNIE ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 8:30 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays, North Arundel Hospital, cafeteria, 301 Hospital Dr., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-433-4843 or 410-268-5441.

Monday 20

SUMMER RUNNING PROGRAM, for adults and children 11 and older, including beginners, led by coach Scott Eden, running on track, fields and trails at Annapolis High School, with a variety of races available, bring water, 7:30-9 a.m. weekdays, 2700 Riva Rd., Annapolis. Free. Call Eden, 410-266-9304.

SENIORS "EBAY 101," how eBay works and how to sell and buy items, information about safety precautions, three-day workshop, 9-11:15 a.m. Monday, Tuesday and June 23, Brooklyn Park Senior Center, 202 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. Free; registration required. 410-222-6847.

FIRE PREVENTION TALK, by a representative of the Baltimore Regional Burn Center, 10-11 a.m., Brooklyn Park Senior Center, 202 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. Free. 410-222-6847.

Tuesday 21

CHILD CAR SEAT INSPECTIONS, by the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 9 a.m.-noon, Parole Health Center, 1950 Drew St., Annapolis. Free; reservations required. 410-222-7249 or www.aahealth.org.

BIRD BUDDIES PROGRAM, for ages 5-7, learn about birds through stories, songs and a nature walk, 10-11:30 a.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, North Tract, Contact Station, Route 198 and Bald Eagle Drive, Laurel. Free; registration required. 301-497-5887 or www.fws.gov/patuxent.

SENIORS TEA PROGRAM, information on tea parties and the history and health benefits of tea, with light refreshments, bring a cup and saucer, 10 a.m.-noon, Brooklyn Park Senior Center, 202 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. $2; reservations required. 410-222-6847.

DUNDALK BARBERSHOP QUARTET, performance, light refreshments, 1 p.m., O'Malley Senior Center, 1275 Odenton Rd., Odenton. Free. 410-222-6227.

SENIORS ENTERTAINMENT, music of the 1920s, 1940s, jazz, ragtime and marches by the Touchstone Trombones, 1 p.m., Pasadena Senior Center, 4103 Mountain Rd., Pasadena. Free; registration required. 410-222-0030.

WASHINGTON MONUMENT TALK, a National Park Service ranger discusses the monument's construction, 10 a.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6680.

CARDIAC SUPPORT GROUP, 7:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of each month, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Sajak Pavilion, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 443-481-1925 or www.aahs.org.

Wednesday 22

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, sponsored by North Arundel Hospital, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Harundale Presbyterian Church, Eastway and Guilford Road, Glen Burnie. Free. 410-787-4367 or www.northarundel.org.

TURTLE TIME, a ranger leads a search for turtles, 10 a.m., Kinder Farm Park, meet at River Birch Pavilion parking lot, 1001 Kinder Farm Park Rd., Millersville. Free; registration required. 410-222-6115 or www.kinderfarmpark.org.

MEDICAL ADVANCED DIRECTIVES, for seniors, Wanda Nason-Raleigh, director of the guardianship program of the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging, discusses living wills and how to give instructions about the medical care you want in the event you become unable to speak for yourself, 10:30 a.m., O'Malley Senior Center, 1275 Odenton Rd., Odenton. Free; registration required. 410-222-6227.

BAT PUPPET SHOW, "Who's Afraid of the Little Brown Bat?" a 30-minute presentation on the myths and facts about bats, 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, South Tract, National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop (off Powder Mill Road), Laurel. Free. 301-497-5887 or www.fws.gov/patuxent.

EDGEWATER SENIORS ENTERTAINMENT, performance by Elvis impersonator Michael Hoover, 1 p.m., South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Free. 410-222-1927.

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, Living Well, for survivors at least a year beyond diagnosis, 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Sajak Pavilion, Room 250, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 443-481-5300 or www.aahs.org.

PATUXENT REFUGE TRAM TOUR, see wildlife and learn how the refuge manages habitats during a 40-minute guided tour in an electric open-air tram, 7:15-8:15 p.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, South Tract, National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop (off Powder Mill Road), Laurel. $3; 55 and older, $2; 12 and younger, $1; registration required; bring exact change. 301-497-5887 or www.fws.gov/patuxent.

Thursday 23

SENIORS VASCULAR SCREENINGS, nonprofit Dare to C.A.R.E. organization performs ultrasound examinations of the carotid arteries in the neck and the aorta in the abdomen, 9 a.m.-2:45 p.m., South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Free; appointments required. 410-222-1927.

BABIES STORY TIME, Babies in Bloom program for children 2 and younger and their caregivers, with stories, songs, rhymes and finger plays geared to stimulate development, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., Annapolis Library, 1410 West St., Annapolis. Free. 410-222-1750.

SENIORS DRIVING COURSE, "55 Alive," to improve driving and accident-prevention skills, sponsored by AARP, two-day course, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23 and 24, Arnold Senior Center, 44 Church Rd., Arnold. $10; registration required by Tuesday. 410-222-1922.

SENIORS SOCK HOP, wear poodle skirts, saddle shoes and bobby socks, with music by a disc jockey, noon-2 p.m., Pasadena Senior Center, 4103 Mountain Rd., Pasadena. Free; registration required by June 16. 410-222-0030.

DISC JOCKEY TALK, for 13 and older, "A Glimpse Into the Life of a DJ," Ramon Wye discusses his career as a disc jockey for parties and audio equipment, 7:30 p.m., Crofton Library, 1681 Riedel Rd., Crofton. Free. 410-222-7915.

-- Compiled by SHARON FANNING

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